Arts and Culture

Discover: Oscar Wilde, the Iconic Writer, Extravagant Man

Born on the 16th of October 1854 in Dublin, Ireland, Oscar Wilde was to become one of the most well known personalities of his...

The Light of London

"Among the noble cities of the world that Fame celebrates, the City of London of the Kingdom of the English, is the one seat...

Alexandre Reza, Gemologist, Master Artisan and Exclusive Jeweler in Paris

“I have devoted my life to the study and appreciation of precious gems, revealing their true beauty. Perfection and artistic creation have always been...

Excellence in Form and Function: Hans Wegner Chair Design

I was sitting and looking out the window the other day at 24 inches of snow blanketing my yard. I should have been thinking...

Discover Master Artist: Cézanne

Born in 1839 in the town of Aix-en-Provence, France, Paul Cézanne was to become one of the most influential painters of the 19th century. As...

Exploring the Marylin Monroe Look Then and Now

As you know, the gorgeous Michelle Williams has taken on the role of Marilyn Monroe in the movie "My Week with Marilyn". Marilyn Monroe had...

Antique Perpetual Clocks

With the earliest clocks, timekeeping was almost an afterthought. They were initially designed as mechanical calendars to accurately record the seasons, religious holidays and...

Luxury Is… two BBC Documentaries

GUILTY PLEASURES For all our readers in the UK, there is a fabulous documentary series you must see. UK: BBC 4 TV 27th June 9pm Guilty...

Where Are All The Young Collectors?

Collecting is an age-old hobby, a passion to buy, hunt for and accumulate treasures. But it seems that the drive to collect beautiful things...

For The Love of Books: Classic Literature

Every element of design in our world produces classics. Fashion and interior design both enjoy timeless influence from iconic stylists and their creative designs....

Discover: Moleskine and City Notebooks For Travelers

If you use a Moleskine journal for your day-timer, notes, sketches or whatever your daily life requires, then you know how great these special...

Traveling Through Books

There are many books, both fiction and non fiction that take us on a journey. Trips through exotic places or places known, painting a lovely...

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